Christmas 1969. Seventeen-year-old Mike Kittredge, too broke to buy
his mother a present, melted some crayons to make her a candle. A
neighbor saw it and convinced Mike to sell the candle to her. With that
small stake, he bought enough wax to make two candles - one for his mom,
and another to sell. That was the birth of Yankee Candle.
Yankee Candle has become the #1 most-recognized name in the candle
business and the country's best selling candle brand by sharing our
customers' “passion for fragrance” in every product we bring to market.
Today, with over 150 fragrances, we offer the world's largest and
most compelling selection of candle and home fragrance scents. In
addition to our renowned Housewarmer® line of scented candles, we also
provide a wide range of seasonal and specialty scented candles, home
fragrance products, car fresheners and candle accessories.
The majority of our candles are made by master chandlers
(candlemakers) in our advanced manufacturing facilities in
Massachusetts. We sell our candles and other products through a growing
nationwide base of over 500 company-owned retail stores. We also have a
vibrant and growing catalog and online business, an expanding North
American wholesale customer network (including approximately 19,100
specialty retailers in the U.S.), our Yankee Candle Fund-Raising
division, and international distribution.
Today, the future looks bright for new growth and expanding
opportunities as we continue to write new chapters in this true American
The Yankee Candle Brand Promise
A Passion for Fragrance®
Season after season, from reliving favorite memories to
setting a mood, we share your passion for fragrance®. It's what drives
us to search the world for fresh inspiration in creating evocative,
long-lasting scents that will help make your house feel like home.
Yankee Candle in Singapore
2009 was when Yankee Candle was introduced in Singapore by Pure Senses
Pte Ltd - the sole distributor for Yankee Candle in Singapore. It was
first launched in Takashimaya Department Store and Tangs, and
subsequently in Robinsons. About two years later, we opened our first
company-owned Yankee Candle store in Great World City.
YankeeCandle.com.sg is owned and managed by Pure Senses Pte Ltd.
Our office is located at:
PURE SENSES PTE LTD
203 Henderson Road, #12-14 Singapore 159546
Mon - Fri 9:00am - 6:00pm
(Please note that we do not sell our products at our office)